Oct 4Chat Session You're invited! USC Marshall School of Business Online MBA Chat Session » Learn More

Why Pursue an Online MBA?

Why Pursue an Online MBA?

The on-campus programs offered by USC Marshall have received many accolades, ranking among the top 10 best Part-time MBA programs in the country according to U.S. News and World Report, and the top 10 Executive MBA programs according to Bloomberg Businessweek. Building on this heritage, the Online MBA program has been carefully designed by faculty members and instructional technology experts, combining the best elements of the on-campus programs with a variety of new elements built specifically for the online experience.

Most of the assignments and learning exercises can be completed at the student’s convenience. The program is designed to develop management and leadership skills essential for professionals in a variety of careers, from those who are rising stars in multinational corporations to those who seek to be entrepreneurs.

Why Pursue an Online MBA?In addition to these independent assignments, collaborative exercises like team-based activities, group discussions, and faculty-led, live sessions via webcam are a critical part of every course. Each week, students have the opportunity to interact directly with classmates and faculty to examine learning materials and participate in active discussions. Through these live exercises, the online format enhances the program’s emphasis on efficient, effective teaching. Students have numerous opportunities to expand their network while gaining practical, hands-on expertise in leading virtual and remote teams – an essential skill for next-generation business leaders.

Online students also have access to the support of our faculty and staff as well as the USC Marshall alumni network, which has more than 80,000 members. The online format also empowers students to pursue intensive, comprehensive business education from anywhere as it suits their busy lives.

In short, online learning brings the exceptional USC Marshall MBA experience to students around the world, further extending the reach of the growing Trojan family.


Request Information

To learn more about USC’s Online MBA and download a free brochure, fill out the fields below. If you have any additional questions, please call (877) 779-6643 to speak to an enrollment counselor.

* All Fields are Required. Your Privacy is Protected.
  Are you enrolling from outside the U.S.? Click Here.